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Admission into Jester Park
& the Nature Center is FREE

Calendar & Events

Educating the public about conservation and outdoor recreation is a key component of Polk County Conservation's mission. See what fun public program or event is taking place at Jester Park! 

Glow Wild

Glow Wild is an annual event held at Jester Park since 2016 to benefit local conservation and outdoor recreation efforts. Glow Wild is the premiere family-friendly Labor Day weekend event in the Des Moines area!